The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Manager
Rank 845 857 839
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 38 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.043% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.045% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 39
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 32 £38,424 -14.61% 3
London +42 19 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Manchester +18 3 £38,424 +2.46% 1
North West 0 3 £38,424 +14.69% 1
East of England +12 2 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Yorkshire +5 2 £34,250 +14.16%
South East +2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
South West -9 2 £38,500 -40.76%
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
Devon - 2 £38,500 -
Plymouth - 2 £38,500 -
Winchester - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +37 1 £65,000 +36.84%
West Yorkshire +20 1 £33,500 -
North Yorkshire +15 1 £35,000 +42.85%
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £35,000 +27.27%
East Midlands +3 1 £31,000 -31.11%
West Midlands -10 1 £28,500 +58.33%
Shropshire - 1 £28,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £31,000 -
Essex - 1 £28,000 -
York - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Derby - 1 £31,000 -
Halifax - 1 £33,500 -
Telford - 1 £28,500 -

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 52 (59.09%) Windows
2 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
3 32 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 30 (34.09%) ITIL
5 20 (22.73%) Degree
6 19 (21.59%) MS Office
7 18 (20.45%) MS Excel
7 18 (20.45%) Service Delivery
7 18 (20.45%) Windows 7
8 16 (18.18%) VMware
9 15 (17.05%) Project Management
10 14 (15.91%) SQL
11 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.50%) VoIP
12 11 (12.50%) Finance
13 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
14 9 (10.23%) SLA
14 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
15 8 (9.09%) VPN
15 8 (9.09%) Legal
15 8 (9.09%) Service Management
15 8 (9.09%) Problem Management
16 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
16 7 (7.95%) Billing
16 7 (7.95%) Supplier Management
16 7 (7.95%) MCSE
16 7 (7.95%) Citrix

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) Lync
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.14%) Moodle
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (21.59%) MS Office
2 18 (20.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.27%) MS Project
5 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Google Apps
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) VoIP
2 8 (9.09%) VPN
3 4 (4.55%) 3G
3 4 (4.55%) ADSL
3 4 (4.55%) 4G
4 3 (3.41%) LAN
5 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.27%) Network Security
6 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.14%) VLAN
6 1 (1.14%) Firewall
6 1 (1.14%) WAN
6 1 (1.14%) DHCP
6 1 (1.14%) DNS
6 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MSI
1 2 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Legal
3 7 (7.95%) Billing
4 3 (3.41%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Front Office
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.68%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.55%) EPoS
3 4 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) PDA
4 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.14%) BYOD
5 1 (1.14%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.14%) Handset
5 1 (1.14%) Replication
5 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 52 (59.09%) Windows
2 18 (20.45%) Windows 7
3 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.82%) Windows XP
4 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.68%) Linux
5 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.14%) Android
8 1 (1.14%) Debian
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) ITIL
2 18 (20.45%) Service Delivery
3 15 (17.05%) Project Management
4 8 (9.09%) Service Management
4 8 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
5 7 (7.95%) Supplier Management
6 6 (6.82%) Information Security
6 6 (6.82%) Release Management
7 5 (5.68%) Line Management
7 5 (5.68%) People Management
7 5 (5.68%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.68%) Data Security
7 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.41%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) SQL
2 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Degree
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.95%) MCSE
4 6 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.68%) MCP
6 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.41%) MCITP
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) MOS
8 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.14%) HND
8 1 (1.14%) MCSA
8 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.27%) XenApp
4 2 (2.27%) vSphere
5 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) SCOM
2 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) VMware
3 7 (7.95%) Citrix
4 6 (6.82%) SAP
5 4 (4.55%) Cisco
5 4 (4.55%) Google
6 3 (3.41%) Mitel
7 2 (2.27%) HP
7 2 (2.27%) Apple
8 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.14%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.14%) Polycom
8 1 (1.14%) Sun
8 1 (1.14%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.14%) Bloomberg
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Arjohuntleigh UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago